Lolita Dolores Mason was born in Kansas on April 3, 1876. A well known pianist, Mason had settled in Los Angeles in 1927 and was studing at Otis Art Institute. She died there on July 17, 1961.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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